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vaping
(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
WWJ News
August 23, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Doctors say these illnesses resemble an inhalation injury, with the lungs apparently reacting to a caustic substance.
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WWJ News
August 23, 2019 - 11:43 am
Symptoms may include fevers, chills and joint pain, stiffness and swelling; as well as infections in joints and internal organs.
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Dallas
August 23, 2019 - 7:49 am
( ALT 105.3 ) - You might already be trying to keep it cool at night during the summer as best you can, and if you are, it might not be great for your electric bill, but it looks like it's better for your health. Per the Harvard Medical School , sleeping in a cold room will help you fall asleep...
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Mosquito bite to the neck
August 16, 2019 - 7:48 pm
"It has a 33% fatality rate fatality rate for humans who become ill," said Lynn Sutfin of the MDHHS.
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Marijuana in jars
August 16, 2019 - 7:07 pm
Under Michigan's marijuana law, the agency can suspend a license without notice or hearing.
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In this Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, photo, a man uses a cell phone in New Orleans. With suicides on the rise, the government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help. Currently, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline uses a 10-digit number, 800-273-TALK (8255). Callers are routed to one of 163 crisis centers, where counselors answered 2.2 million calls last year. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)
August 15, 2019 - 1:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise , the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help. Currently, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline uses a 10-digit number, 800-273-TALK (8255). Callers are...
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This undated image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shows proposed graphic warnings that would appear on cigarettes. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, proposed 13 new large, graphic warnings that would appear on all cigarettes, including images of cancerous tumors, diseased lungs and bloody urine. (FDA via AP)
August 15, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Officials hope the graphic images will discourage Americans from lighting up.
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baby spinach recall
(Photo: Dole)
August 13, 2019 - 10:12 am
The impacted products were distributed to stores in Michigan and multiple other states.
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FILE - In this Sept. 3, 1949, file photo, Brigadier Gen. Wallace Harry Graham, right, personal physician of President Harry S. Truman checks his blood pressure in the president's office in Washington. Seventy years ago, before Medicare existed to inspire “Medicare for All,” a Democratic president wrestled with a challenge strikingly similar to what the party’s White House hopefuls face today. Harry Truman, then in his fourth year of pressing for a national health insurance system, parried criticism of his approach in terms that a single-payer health care advocate might use in 2019.(AP Photo/Henry Griffin, File)
August 05, 2019 - 11:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy years ago, before Medicare existed to inspire "Medicare for All," a Democratic president wrestled with a challenge strikingly similar to what the party's White House hopefuls face today. Harry Truman, then in his fourth year of pressing for a national health insurance...
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watching fireworks
August 02, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Officials said in a statement the precautions will minimize the risk of exposure to fans, players and employees.
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